Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College


English 101 Section A09. Writing about Friendship and Love

In this course we’ll read and view texts that explore friendship and love. We’ll try to write definitions for each and perhaps find we need more terms than just these two–or longer, more inclusive definitions. We’ll see how these ideas dominate advertising and media as well as poetry and plays. In class we’ll discuss and write and revise. Does a writer achieve his or her intended effect? What kinds of ideas or experiences are most effectively expressed by which writing styles?